Posted 12th of September 2017

Things To Do In Qatar This Weekend

Words by Mitch Litala

The academic year has kicked off once again, meaning many of you will be itching to let off some steam after a week of stressful school runs. As per usual, we’re here to provide a list of our favourites events - we’ll hopefully see you there. 

Here are this week's Things to Do - September 14 - 16.

Dhow Cruise

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city after a tiring working week. Grab your friends and family and soak up some sun, enjoy the warm waters, and take in stunning views of downtown Doha.

After night fall, the vast international buffet is sure to satisfy your appetite.

You can book your tickets online. Don’t wait too long, they sell out fast!

Rugby & Roast at Belgian Café

Belgian Café is a popular spot all year round. However, for all you rugby fans out there, you won’t want to miss rugby and a roast. International heavyweights Australia and Argentina take to the field, battling it out in the Rugby Championship.

You only need to pay QAR130 for unlimited roast and sides.

Paint the Town Doha: Ooh Van Doha

Fancy yourself as a bit of a Van Gogh? Or are you a beginner who’s looking to sharpen your skills? Either way, Paint the Town Doha is a great evening out.

Learn how to paint using Doha’s stunning skyline and Van Gogh’s famous A Starry Night as inspiration. Beginners can choose whether to have guidance or go solo.

Enjoy an assortment of canapés and selected beverages throughout the evening.

Call +974 7759 1219 for more information.

Doha Film Institute Presents MIA Exhibition Series: Gabbeh

Spend either your Thursday or Friday learning about the rich history of Iran as you delve into the beautiful world of one of carpet weaving.

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) is putting on a free screening of the acclaimed film, Gabbeh. The Iranian romantic fantasy tells a tale of love, history, and tradition. Described as “a saga full of passion” by the New York Times, it promises to please all audiences.

For more information on the event, check out our events page here.

Santa Monica Breakfast Club Friday Brunch

We at GoExplore.city love brunch, and stuffing our faces with first-rate cuisine is a weekly tradition.

This weekend we’re heading to Santa Monica Breakfast Club to see what all the fuss is about. The stunning Californian cuisine is loved by many of Doha’s foodies, we’ll give you our verdict next week.